Slashdot Items Tagged "programming"

Date / Time Story
Monday June 19, 2017 @01:20PM Intel Quietly Discontinues Galileo, Joule, and Edison Development Boards
Sunday June 18, 2017 @03:06PM Community Ports 'Visual Studio Code' To Chromebooks, Raspberry Pi
Saturday June 17, 2017 @11:15AM Announcing 'build', Auto-Configuration In 1000 Lines Of Makefile
Saturday June 17, 2017 @12:58AM What Happens When Software Companies Are Liable For Security Vulnerabilities?
Friday June 16, 2017 @12:49PM The Size of iPhone's Top Apps Has Increased by 1,000% in Four Years
Thursday June 15, 2017 @10:31AM Developers Who Use Spaces Make More Money Than Those Who Use Tabs
Sunday June 11, 2017 @09:36PM Ask Slashdot: Will Python Become The Dominant Programming Language?
Sunday June 11, 2017 @12:25PM Ask Slashdot: How Can Programmers Move Into AI Jobs?
Sunday June 11, 2017 @01:34AM Does Silicon Valley Need More Labor Unions?
Saturday June 10, 2017 @12:50AM Developer Accidentally Deletes Production Database On Their First Day On The Job
Friday June 09, 2017 @03:54PM Ask Slashdot: What Types of Jobs Are Opening Up In the New Field of AI?
Wednesday June 07, 2017 @01:02PM Apple's 'Planet of the Apps' Reality Show Is 'Bland, Tepid, Barely Competent Knock-off of 'Shark Tank'
Sunday June 04, 2017 @07:07PM Ask Slashdot: How Does Your Team Track And Manage Bugs In Your Software?
Sunday June 04, 2017 @04:23PM Jean Sammet, Co-Designer of COBOL, Dies at 89
Friday June 02, 2017 @09:13PM Ask Slashdot: Is There a Way To Write Working Code By Drawing Flow Charts?
Tuesday May 30, 2017 @11:51AM As Computer Coding Classes Swell, So Does Cheating
Sunday May 28, 2017 @12:49PM Are There More Developers Than We Think?
Wednesday May 24, 2017 @05:36PM Windows Switch To Git Almost Complete: 8,500 Commits and 1,760 Builds Each Day
Wednesday May 24, 2017 @03:10PM Apple Wants To Turn Community College Students Into App Developers
Tuesday May 23, 2017 @06:28PM When AI Botches Your Medical Diagnosis, Who's To Blame?
Tuesday May 23, 2017 @01:45PM 'Coding Is Not Fun, It's Technically and Ethically Complex'
Monday May 22, 2017 @06:03PM Java Creator James Gosling Joins Amazon Web Services
Saturday May 20, 2017 @01:20AM The Working Dead: Which IT Jobs Are Bound For Extinction?
Thursday May 18, 2017 @11:27AM App Maker's Code Stolen in Malware Attack
Wednesday May 17, 2017 @04:39PM Android Now Supports the Kotlin Programming Language
Sunday May 14, 2017 @02:17AM Developer Creates An Experimental Perl 5 To Java Compiler
Friday May 12, 2017 @10:38AM Microsoft Is Surprisingly Comfortable With Its New Place In a Mobile, Apple, and Android World
Tuesday May 09, 2017 @04:19PM Only 36 Percent of Indian Engineers Can Write Compilable Code, Says Study
Monday May 08, 2017 @03:36PM Ask Slashdot: What Should Be the Attributes of an Ideal Programming Language If Computers Were Infinitely Fast?
Saturday May 06, 2017 @08:45PM Should The Government Pay For Veterans To Attend Code Schools?
Friday May 05, 2017 @01:34PM How Scratch Is Feeding Hacker Values into Young Minds
Thursday May 04, 2017 @10:58AM NASA Runs Competition To Help Make Old Fortran Code Faster
Tuesday May 02, 2017 @04:41PM Facebook Rejects Female Engineers' Code More Often Than Male Counterparts, Analysis Finds
Monday May 01, 2017 @10:06AM Power of Modern Programming Languages is That They Are Expressive, Readable, Concise, Precise, and Executable
Sunday April 30, 2017 @03:15PM Developer Hacks Together Object-Oriented HTML
Thursday April 27, 2017 @04:38PM Should Banks Let Ancient Programming Language COBOL Die?
Thursday April 27, 2017 @12:53PM Early Nintendo Programmer Worked Without a Keyboard
Sunday April 23, 2017 @09:49PM Ask Slashdot: Do You Like Functional Programming?
Sunday April 23, 2017 @01:01AM Slashdot Asks: What Was Your First Programming Language?
Saturday April 22, 2017 @11:39PM Flawed Online Tutorials Led To Vulnerabilities In Software
Saturday April 22, 2017 @12:51AM Stack Overflow Reveals Which Programming Languages Are Most Used At Night
Monday April 17, 2017 @01:02PM Intel Discontinues the Intel Developer Forum; IDF17 Cancelled
Sunday April 16, 2017 @09:37PM Ask Slashdot: How Would You Stop The Deployment Of Unapproved Code Changes?
Saturday April 15, 2017 @11:15PM Researchers Determine What Makes Software Developers Unhappy
Saturday April 15, 2017 @12:03AM 'Pragmatic Programmer' Author Andy Hunt Loves Arduino, Hates JavaScript
Thursday April 13, 2017 @09:42PM Drupal Developers Threaten To Quit Drupal Unless Larry Garfield Is Reinstated
Thursday April 13, 2017 @06:04PM AI Programs Exhibit Racial and Gender Biases, Research Reveals
Thursday April 13, 2017 @04:32PM More Americans Now Work Full-Time From Home Than Walk and Bike To Office Jobs
Wednesday April 12, 2017 @11:14AM For Programmers, the Ultimate Office Perk is Avoiding the Office Entirely
Tuesday April 11, 2017 @04:27PM Canada Hid the Konami Code In Its Commemorative $10 Bill Launch
Monday April 10, 2017 @10:41AM Major Banks and Parts of Federal Gov't Still Rely On COBOL, Now Scrambling To Find IT 'Cowboys' To Keep Things Afloat
Saturday April 08, 2017 @11:57PM Eric S. Raymond Unveils New List Of 'Hacker Archetypes'
Saturday April 08, 2017 @12:30AM Ask Slashdot: Should I Move From Java To Scala?
Friday April 07, 2017 @10:20PM Should The FBI Have Arrested 'The Hacker Who Hacked No One'?
Thursday April 06, 2017 @04:06PM Uber Said To Use 'Sophisticated' Software To Defraud Drivers, Passengers
Thursday April 06, 2017 @11:45AM Twitter To Developers: Please Love Us Again
Monday April 03, 2017 @12:16AM Salary-Comparing Survey Identifies Top-Paid Developers, Discovers North America Pays Better
Sunday April 02, 2017 @11:37PM Tor Browser Will Feature More Rust Code
Sunday April 02, 2017 @10:50AM There's A New New JavaScript Framework
Sunday April 02, 2017 @10:48AM Someone on Medium Just Said C++ Was Better Than C
Thursday March 30, 2017 @08:39AM Google Plans to Alter JavaScript Popups After Abuse from Tech Support Scammers
Wednesday March 29, 2017 @11:55PM Ivanka Trump To Take Coding Class With 5-Year-Old Daughter
Wednesday March 29, 2017 @03:55PM App Store Sales For Android To Overtake Apple's iOS, Research Firm Says
Tuesday March 28, 2017 @05:45PM Ask Slashdot: What Are Some Lies Programmers Tell Themselves?
Monday March 27, 2017 @05:15PM Prominent Drupal, PHP Developer Kicked From the Drupal Project Over Unconventional Sex Life
Friday March 24, 2017 @10:02PM Stack Overflow Reveals Results From 'Largest Developer Survey Ever Conducted'
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @11:04AM Performance Bugs, 'the Dark Matter of Programming Bugs', Are Out There Lurking and Unseen
Tuesday March 21, 2017 @11:19AM GitHub Now Lets Its Workers Keep the IP When They Use Company Resources For Personal Projects
Sunday March 19, 2017 @07:23PM O'Reilly Site Lists 165 Things Every Programmer Should Know
Sunday March 19, 2017 @05:43PM America's Most Affordable Cities For Tech Workers: Seattle, Austin, and Pittsburgh
Saturday March 18, 2017 @04:38PM RedMonk Identifies 2017's Most Popular Languages: JavaScript, Java, And Python
Friday March 17, 2017 @01:00AM Ask Slashdot: What Is Your Horrible IT Boss Story?
Thursday March 16, 2017 @05:17PM Math Teacher Solves Adobe Semaphore Puzzle
Thursday March 16, 2017 @01:36AM Ask Slashdot: How To Teach Generic Engineers Coding, Networking, and Computing?
Wednesday March 15, 2017 @05:22PM GitLab Acquires Software Chat Startup Gitter, Will Open-Source the Code
Saturday March 11, 2017 @03:07PM Ask Slashdot: How Do You Make Novice Programmers More Professional?
Saturday March 11, 2017 @12:27PM Will WebAssembly Replace JavaScript?
Saturday March 11, 2017 @12:18AM Microsoft Continues Porting Visual C++ To Linux
Friday March 03, 2017 @08:42PM Douglas Crockford Envisions A Post-JavaScript World
Friday March 03, 2017 @01:25PM An 81-Year-Old Woman Just Created Her Own iPhone App
Wednesday March 01, 2017 @05:14PM Software Engineer Detained At JFK, Given Test To Prove He's An Engineer
Saturday February 25, 2017 @09:13PM GitHub Invites Contributions To 'Open Source Guides'
Saturday February 25, 2017 @09:44AM MySQL Databases Targeted in New Ransom Attacks
Friday February 24, 2017 @05:00PM Arizona Bill Would Make Students In Grades 4-12 Participate Once In An Hour of Code
Thursday February 23, 2017 @11:19PM Cloudflare Leaks Sensitive User Data Across the Web
Thursday February 23, 2017 @02:40AM Microsoft Research Developing An AI To Put Coders Out of a Job
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @04:39PM PHP Becomes First Programming Language To Add 'Modern' Cryptography Library In Its Core
Monday February 20, 2017 @06:27PM PHP Is First Language To Add "Modern" Cryptography Library To Its Core
Saturday February 18, 2017 @06:03PM Slashdot Asks: Are Remote Software Teams More Productive?
Thursday February 16, 2017 @10:38AM Apple Announces WWDC 2017, To Be Held in San Jose On June 5-9
Wednesday February 15, 2017 @06:23AM Google's Not-so-secret New OS
Tuesday February 14, 2017 @07:23PM Is IoT a Reason To Learn C?
Tuesday February 14, 2017 @07:06PM How Algorithms May Affect You
Tuesday February 14, 2017 @04:53PM AI Software Juggles Probabilities To Learn From Less Data
Monday February 13, 2017 @07:06PM Microsoft's Open-Source Graph Engine Takes On Neo4j
Monday February 13, 2017 @06:10PM H-1Bs Reduced Computer Programmer Employment By Up To 11%, Study Finds
Monday February 13, 2017 @04:26PM Chrome's Sandbox Feature Infringes On Three Patents So Google Must Now Pay $20 Million
Saturday February 11, 2017 @02:41PM GitHub Commits Reveal The Top 'Weekend Programming' Languages
Friday February 10, 2017 @08:44AM Slashdot Asks: How Do You Know a Developer is Doing a Good Job?
Wednesday February 08, 2017 @11:19AM The Most Mentioned Books On StackOverflow
Tuesday February 07, 2017 @06:05PM Goldman Sachs Automated Trading Replaces 600 Traders With 200 Engineers
Tuesday February 07, 2017 @02:13PM Microsoft Debuts Customizable Speech-To-Text Tech, Releases Some Cognitive Services Tools To Developers
Monday February 06, 2017 @03:55PM Ask Slashdot: How To Get Started With Programming? [2017 Edition]
Sunday February 05, 2017 @05:43PM Disney Thinks High Schools Should Let Kids Take Coding In Place of Foreign Languages
Saturday February 04, 2017 @03:19PM Ask Slashdot: How Do You Deal With Aggressive Forum Users?
Saturday February 04, 2017 @01:51PM Developer Argues For 'Forgotten Code Constructs' Like GOTO and Eval
Thursday February 02, 2017 @10:53AM GitLab Says It Found Lost Data On a Staging Server
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @02:40AM GitLab.com Melts Down After Wrong Directory Deleted, Backups Fail
Friday January 27, 2017 @05:35PM US Intelligence Seeks a Universal Translator For Text Search In Any Language
Thursday January 26, 2017 @11:44PM Software Engineers Are the Heroes of New Computer History Museum Exhibit
Monday January 23, 2017 @04:05AM Slashdot's Interview With Swift Creator Chris Lattner
Sunday January 22, 2017 @08:03PM C++ Creator Wants To Solve 35-Year-Old Generic Programming Issues With Concepts
Saturday January 21, 2017 @08:05PM Knuth Previews New Math Section For 'The Art of Computer Programming'
Saturday January 21, 2017 @01:16AM New Release Of Nim Borrows From Python, Rust, Go, and Lisp
Thursday January 19, 2017 @01:49PM Server Ransom Attacks Hit CouchDB, Hadoop, and ElasticSearch Servers
Monday January 16, 2017 @04:11PM Raspberry Pi Upgrades Compute Module With 10 Times the CPU Performance
Saturday January 14, 2017 @11:16PM Meet Lux, A New Lisp-like Language
Friday January 13, 2017 @11:22PM Will The Death of the PC Bring 'An End To Openness'?
Friday January 13, 2017 @10:22PM Node.js's npm Is Now The Largest Package Registry in the World
Friday January 13, 2017 @08:26AM App.net is Shutting Down
Tuesday January 10, 2017 @03:10PM Author of Swift Language Chris Lattner is Leaving Apple; We're Interviewing Him (Ask a Question!)
Monday January 09, 2017 @01:06AM Ask Slashdot: What's The Best Job For This Recent CS Grad?
Sunday January 08, 2017 @01:04AM Is The C Programming Language Declining In Popularity?
Sunday January 08, 2017 @12:06AM Google Boosts Python By Turning It Into Go
Saturday January 07, 2017 @02:59AM Ask Slashdot: How Would You Deal With A 'Gaslighting' Colleague?
Friday January 06, 2017 @04:34PM Microsoft Formally Shuts Down Its TechRewards Program
Thursday January 05, 2017 @12:45PM Rumors of Cmd's Death Have Been Greatly Exaggerated
Saturday December 31, 2016 @01:20AM Pull Requests Are Accepted At About The Same Rate, Regardless of Gender
Saturday December 31, 2016 @12:13AM Can Learning Smalltalk Make You A Better Programmer?
Tuesday December 27, 2016 @09:23PM TechBeacon Article is Making a Breakthrough in Smalltalk Advocacy
Tuesday December 27, 2016 @07:09AM Millions of Websites Vulnerable Due to Security Bug in Popular PHP Script
Saturday December 24, 2016 @02:50AM Python 3.6 Released
Saturday December 24, 2016 @01:52AM How Would You Generate C Code Using Common Lisp Macros?
Thursday December 22, 2016 @12:39PM Apple Delays App Store Security Deadline For Developers
Saturday December 17, 2016 @01:51PM Does Code Reuse Endanger Secure Software Development?
Saturday December 10, 2016 @07:14PM Analysts Tout 'State of The Developer' Survey By Awarding RPG Characters
Thursday December 08, 2016 @08:22PM Google Now Lets Developers Write Apps For the Assistant On Google Home
Thursday December 08, 2016 @04:47PM AI Will Disrupt How Developers Build Applications and the Nature of the Applications they Build
Tuesday December 06, 2016 @05:27PM Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau Makes Game For Third Annual Hour of Code
Sunday December 04, 2016 @09:22PM Ask Slashdot: Have You Read 'The Art of Computer Programming'?
Thursday December 01, 2016 @10:48AM Google's New Public NTP Servers Provide Smeared Time
Monday November 28, 2016 @05:50PM AT&T Unveils DirecTV Now Streaming TV Service With Over 100 Channels
Sunday November 27, 2016 @04:17PM Ask Slashdot: Has Your Team Ever Succumbed To Hype Driven Development?
Friday November 25, 2016 @10:40PM O'Reilly Discounts Every eBook By 50%
Wednesday November 23, 2016 @12:57AM American Computer Scientists Grace Hopper, Margaret Hamilton Receive Presidential Medals of Freedom
Monday November 21, 2016 @10:29PM Slashdot Asks: Are You Ashamed of Your Code?
Wednesday November 16, 2016 @08:52PM FCC Abides By GOP Request To Stop What It's Doing, Deletes Everything From Meeting Agenda
Wednesday November 16, 2016 @12:42PM Google Joins Microsoft's .NET Foundation
Monday November 14, 2016 @05:46PM Charter Customer Sues Over Hidden Fees, Claims 'Massive Billing Fraud'
Monday November 14, 2016 @11:47AM Samsung Really, Really Wants Developers To Build Tizen Apps
Monday November 14, 2016 @08:50AM Microsoft is Bringing Visual Studio To Mac
Sunday November 13, 2016 @07:50PM More Code In Movies: Nmap Meets Snowden
Saturday November 12, 2016 @01:50AM How Stephen Wolfram Devised Interstellar Travel (And Code Samples) For 'Arrival'
Friday November 11, 2016 @06:29PM 'Here Be Dragons': The Seven Most Vexing Problems In Programming
Sunday November 06, 2016 @10:25PM Ask Slashdot: Why Are American Tech Workers Paid So Well?
Friday November 04, 2016 @12:57AM Adobe Is Working On 'Photoshop For Audio' That Will Let You Add Words Someone Never Said
Thursday November 03, 2016 @02:36PM App Developers Spend Too Much Time Debugging Errors in Production Systems
Sunday October 30, 2016 @11:27PM Ask Slashdot: What Training Helps Older Programmers Most?
Friday October 28, 2016 @09:03PM Bad Code May Have Crashed Schiaparelli Mars Lander
Sunday October 23, 2016 @03:33PM 'Picat' Programming Language Creators Surprised With A $10,000 Prize
Saturday October 22, 2016 @12:04PM Rust Implements An IDE Protocol From Red Hat's Collaboration With Microsoft and Codenvy
Friday October 21, 2016 @04:14PM Russians Seek Answers To Central Moscow GPS Anomaly
Thursday October 20, 2016 @11:15AM China Overtakes the US in iOS App Store Revenue
Monday October 17, 2016 @05:51PM The Linux Foundation Helps Launch the JS Foundation
Sunday October 16, 2016 @06:26PM Google's Go Language Surges In Popularity
Thursday October 13, 2016 @07:44PM Google News Introduces Fact Check Feature -- Just In Time For the US Election
Thursday October 13, 2016 @07:06PM Google Creates AI Program That Uses Reasoning To Navigate the London Tube
Thursday October 13, 2016 @03:09PM Inventor of C Dennis Ritchie Honored With Second Death
Sunday October 09, 2016 @03:24PM Melinda Gates Was Encouraged To Use an Apple and BASIC. Her Daughters Were Not.
Sunday October 09, 2016 @02:55PM O'Reilly Gives Away Free Programming Ebooks
Saturday October 01, 2016 @06:49PM Are Flawed Languages Creating Bad Software?
Friday September 30, 2016 @11:38PM Oracle Formally Proposes That Java Adopt Ahead-of-Time Compilation
Thursday September 29, 2016 @08:06PM The Psychological Reasons Behind Risky Password Practices
Wednesday September 28, 2016 @07:21PM Commodore C64 Survives Over 25 Years Balancing Drive Shafts In Auto Repair Shop
Sunday September 25, 2016 @11:18PM Which Programming Language Is Most Popular - The Final Answer?
Friday September 23, 2016 @11:35PM A New Programming Language Expands on Google's Go
Thursday September 22, 2016 @04:44PM TypeScript 2.0 Released
Wednesday September 21, 2016 @05:31PM W3C Set To Publish HTML 5.1, Work Already Started On HTML 5.2
Wednesday September 21, 2016 @05:15PM W3C Set to Publish HTML 5.1, Work Already Started on HTML 5.2
Tuesday September 20, 2016 @05:11PM Microsoft Will 'Solve' Cancer Within The Next 10 Years By Treating It Like A Computer Virus, Says Company
Monday September 19, 2016 @02:15AM Google's New Angular 2.0 Isn't Compatible With Angular 1
Sunday September 18, 2016 @10:31PM Apple Releases Swift 3.0, 'Not Source-Compatibile With Swift 2.3'
Sunday September 18, 2016 @06:33PM Will Oracle Surrender NetBeans to Apache?
Saturday September 17, 2016 @06:04PM Code.org Disses Wolfram Language, Touts Apple's Swift Playgrounds
Thursday September 15, 2016 @06:55PM Microsoft Has More Open Source Contributors On GitHub Than Facebook and Google
Saturday September 10, 2016 @02:11PM Vandalism Detection Contest Sponsored For Wikidata
Saturday September 10, 2016 @12:54AM Stephen Wolfram Reveals Ambitious Plan to Teach Computational Thinking
Friday September 09, 2016 @11:40PM Microsoft Hopes To Hire More Coders With Autism
Thursday September 08, 2016 @11:11AM Google To Buy Apigee For $625 Million To Expand Enterprise
Saturday September 03, 2016 @09:52PM QtCon Opens In Berlin
Saturday September 03, 2016 @02:25PM US Would Be 28th In 'Hacking Olympics', China Would Take The Gold
Thursday September 01, 2016 @05:47PM OpenBSD 6.0 Released
Thursday September 01, 2016 @11:01AM 400,000 GitHub Repositories, 1 Billion Files, 14TB of Code: Spaces or Tabs?
Tuesday August 30, 2016 @07:26PM Slashdot Asks: What Are Your Favorite Java 8 Features?
Tuesday August 30, 2016 @03:03PM Companies Are Developing More Apps With Fewer Developers
Monday August 29, 2016 @06:35PM C Programming Language Hits a 15-Year Low On The TIOBE Index
Tuesday August 23, 2016 @11:40PM Facebook Is Testing Autoplaying Video With Sound
Tuesday August 23, 2016 @06:22PM 20% of Scientific Papers On Genes Contain Conversion Errors Caused By Excel, Says Report
Monday August 22, 2016 @01:21AM Four Code Bootcamps Are Now Eligible For Government Financial Aid
Thursday August 18, 2016 @04:27PM The $5 Onion Omega2 Gives Raspberry Pi a Run For Its Money